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Obituary for Leslie Gloria Larson (Grudecki)

Leslie Gloria Larson, age 70, a resident of Danbury, WI., passed away on February 5, 2024 at the Maple Ridge Care Center in Spooner, WI.

Leslie was born on July 12, 1953 in Chicago, IL to parents Francis “Frank” and Jean (Bernacki) Grudecki.

Leslie graduated from Madonna High School in 1971.

Leslie married the love of her life, Brian E. Larson on July 22, 1995. On August 11, 1996 they welcomed their son, Erik into this world. A couple years later they decided to move to Wisconsin.

Leslie loved music and played the guitar. Some of her hobbies were photography, gardening, taking care of her numerous pets throughout the years and spending time in the great outdoors.

Leslie worked as a secretary for various companies in Illinois before moving to Wisconsin. She also worked at the Best Western in Siren as the front desk clerk and at the St. Croix Casino in the Environmental Service Department.

Leslie is preceded in death by her parents.

She will be forever missed by her loving husband, Brian Larson; son, Erik Larson; sister, Sharon (Alan) Bush from St. Petersburg, FL.; along with many friends.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2024 from 12:00 – 3:00 PM at the Cabaret Bar and Grill (30331 Co Rd H, Danbury, WI 54830).

Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made at